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Cover Supervisor

We are recruiting for a Cover Supervisor to join our friendly team at St Mary’s Base. The start date is to be agreed with the successful applicant. The post is for 31.25 hours per week in term time, with paid holiday and bank holiday entitlement. There may be the need to attend INSET days; this will be paid on a timesheet. The post holder will work under the supervision of the Senior Leadership Team.


Closing date for applications: Tuesday 2nd May 2023
Interviews to take place week beginning: w/c Tuesday 9th May 2023


This role offers a rewarding opportunity to work as a highly valued member of our staff team with children across our 4-16 age range, and to develop teaching and classroom management skills in a supportive environment.


What can we offer?

  • Supportive colleagues, committed to professional learning and development
  • Opportunities and training to develop knowledge and skills to work with young people, to lead classes and to support children with a range of education needs
  • An excellent, well-established curriculum through which high quality cover lessons are set
  • Outstanding technology: an iPad for each member of teaching and support staff, 1:1 iPads for each child, a wide range of online resources and learning platforms to support teaching  
  • Three Project Weeks during the year offering adventure, creativity and deep learning, in which staff can explore their own interests and those of their students
  • Bespoke learning spaces and resources to support students with SEND, including the Primary and Secondary ‘Harbours’ (personalised work and wellbeing spaces) and a dedicated Sensory Room 

Start date: to be agreed with the successful candidate
Hours of attendance: 31.25 per week
Salary Grade 3 Point 9: FTE £23,341 per annum

The enclosed application form should be completed and emailed to the School Secretary:  

Rachel Lewin (Assistant Head: Quality of Education) would be happy to be contacted to discuss the post. Please contact our School Secretary on 01720 424850 to make a telephone appointment for an informal conversation.